Introduction to XML Document Processing with Python — A 2 day course

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The course provides a thorough introduction to XML and use of the SAX and DOM APIs for XML Document processing.

In addition the course will cover:


Attendees are expected to be experienced Python programmers and to have some familiarity with Regular Expressions, and with Python database programming.

No knowledge of XML is assumed, however familiarity with simple web application development and HTML is useful.

Publicly scheduled dates, locations, and prices

A schedule of dates for this subject is not currently available. Please call 0333 210 0140 or use our contact form to enquire about places and availability.

Courses in this subject are scheduled on an 'ad-hoc' basis. We can arrange a course at our Carshalton centre or on customer site for any client wishing to send two or more delegates on the same course.

For courses at the Carshalton Centre the fee will be:

On-site course fees are as above + expenses recharged at cost.

For a 1:1 course in Carshalton the fee is £1100 + VAT. For a 1:1 on-site course the fee is £1100 + VAT + expenses recharged at cost.

If there are any dates showing below this line, a course has been scheduled and places for individuals are available at £700. Otherwise, no courses are currently scheduled and the above fees apply.


Foundations of XML

Using XML to Model Information

Document Type Definition (DTD)

XML Schema

Using Python to generate XML Documents

Parsing documents using SAX (Simple API for XML)

DOM - Document Object Model